This set of activities is a fun way for students to learn about compound words and their word parts. Includes a game and worksheets that focus on this skill.


MATCHING GAME (Memory/Concentration)

To play the game, students match compound word picture cards with the corresponding word part picture cards. It can be played as a small group game (instructions included) or as a simple matching activity for individual students.Includes 36 cards



Includes 2 differentiated, cut-and-paste worksheets to practice building compound words.


  • Worksheet 1:  Students cut out pictures and match them up to form the compound words shown. Does not require reading.


  • Worksheet 2:  Students cut out word parts and glue them together to match pictures of compound words. Requires reading.


Answer keys are included.

Compound Words Worksheets and Game

  • Grade Level

    K to 2

  • CCSS


  • Pages


  • File Type